neo-Confucian

adjective
variants: or neo-Confucianist \ ¦nē(ˌ)ō+ \ or Neo-Confucian or Neo-Confucianist

Definition of neo-Confucian

: of or relating to neo-Confucianism or the neo-Confucianists

History and Etymology for neo-Confucian

ne- + confucian or confucianist

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“Neo-Confucian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/neo-Confucian. Accessed 6 Oct. 2022.

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